Arts and Crafts TV Cabinet

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Project by idahotinker posted 07-16-2014 11:14 PM 2213 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’d bought a component cabinet some years back on clearance, so when I got my first LCD TV I wanted something to match it. The construction of the original cabinet was very simple. I upgraded from red oak veneer over particle board in the original to oak plywood. I didn’t get the color matched perfectly, but it turned out great function-wise. I get lots of compliments. That’s the main thing, right? And please note my choice of TV programming :-)


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#1 posted 07-17-2014 12:59 AM

looks great! nice job
i like the overhang on the sides and the hardware too

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#2 posted 07-17-2014 02:07 PM

nice cabnet

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#3 posted 07-17-2014 02:35 PM

looks good! What did you do for stain/color?

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#4 posted 07-17-2014 08:48 PM


You know I did this just long enough ago that I don’t recall the finish protocol. I’ve moved recently and don’t have a shop put back together or I might be able to tell you. Sorry!


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#5 posted 07-17-2014 10:31 PM

Very nicely done.

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